Meaning of “progressive simultanagnosia” in the English Dictionary

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"progressive simultanagnosia" in British English

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progressive simultanagnosianoun [ U ]

uk /prəˌɡres.ɪv sɪm.əl.teɪn.æɡˈnəʊz.i.ə/ us /prəˈɡres.ɪv ˌsaɪ.məl.teɪ.næɡˈnoʊ.ʒə/ specialized

a condition in which someone can only recognize one object or detail of a whole scene at a time and so cannot understand the meaning of a scene

(Definition of “progressive simultanagnosia” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)